Abdominal lymphoma

Case contributed by Dr Faheemullah Khan


Abdominal pain associated with night sweats and loss of weight. White blood cell count was raised.

Patient Data

Age: 25
Gender: Male

Transverse view of the abdomen in the region of epigastrium shows hypo-echoic conglomerate masses adjacent to aorta and at the level of porta hepatis suggestive of enlarged matted para-aortic and porta hepatis lymph nodes giving the appearance of a mass.

Case Discussion

Lymphoma can involve any lymph node. It can involve single or multiple lymph nodes forming mass. Extra nodal involvement can also be observed.

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Case information

rID: 64092
Published: 7th Nov 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Oncology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Hayatabad Medical Complex

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